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Colossal alabaster statue of Menkaure; head excellently preserved, nose, wig and uraeus broken, traces of painted details on face. Included in restoration: head, left shoulder and part of wig, upper torso with part of upper arm, pieces of back down to top of kilt and belt, lower torso from below waist to below knees including part of throne. [published statue no. 1 = shoulder and body fragments 07-1-70, 07-1-71, 07-1-72, knees 07-1-77, head 07-4-9, left shoulder 07-4-10, body fragment 07-4-13]

People 1

Ancient People

  • Menkaure

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Fifth king of Dynasty 4. Son of Khafre. Husband of Khamerernebti II. Builder of the Third Pyramid at Giza. Known two thousand years later by the Greeks as King Mycerinus.